The City of Accra was declared a Millennium City on January 15, 2010 with the sole aim of seeking for technical and financial support in a “win-win-Public-Private Partnership” to enable the Accra Metropolitan Assembly implement programmes and projects to hasten the attainment of the eight (8) Millennium Developemnt Goals (MDGs) by 2015.
Our mission is to to raise the living standards of the people especially the poor, vulnerable and excluded by providing and maintaining basic services and facilities in areas of education, health, sanitatio...... more »
about this Metropolis
The Accra Metropolitan is among the twenty (16) Metropolitan, Municipals and Districts of the greater Accra Region of Ghana.
Accra is the Administrative capital of the metropolitan assembly. The metro shares common boundaries with la-dade kotokpon municipal from the east and Ga west municipal, Ga central municipal and Ga south municipal assembly from the west.
The metropolitan assembly also share common boundary with the Gulf of Guinea.
Dr Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, Accra Metropolitan Chief Executive, says implementation of the street naming and property exercise in the metropolis would enable utility concessionaires to manage their network more effectively and collect revenue.
AMA: ’Govt serious about improving urban transport’ The government is committed to ensuring efficient urban passenger transport services, Dr Alfred Oko Vanderpuije, Chairman of the Steering Committee on Urban Transport (SCUTA), implementing the Bus Rapid Transit (BRT), has said .